Sunday, September 26, 2010

our house is always in Mercury

or we could say, Mercury is always in da house

nice article by RVA Magazine

RVA Magazine posted an article here about my upcoming show, Tell Me Again, the World Will Be Beautiful

           - Thursday, September 30 6-8pm
           - Friday, October 1 7-9pm

Page Bond Gallery
1625 West Main Street - RVA
more information at

Saturday, September 18, 2010

EGG #1

Chickens came first but this egg is darn exciting.

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Alyssa Salomon teaches at VMFA Studio School

Saturday, October 2, 2010 10am to 2pm
Instructor:  Alyssa C. Salomon
This workshop provides artists, photographers, craftspeople and writers with a basic introduction to recordkeeping, business planning, income and sales tax reporting, local licensing requirements, and where to seek additional information. Time will be available in class to answer student questions of general interest to the group.  Please bring a lunch.

Two Saturdays, October 9 & 16, 2010 10am to noon
Instructor: Alyssa C. Salomon
Let pictures posted on a blog tell your story. Blogs are perfect for documenting long-term activites. Subjects include family, home renovation, studio practice, gardening, travel, and much more. Using digital images to build a narrative and the Web site, participants will set up a blog that can be accessed and maintained from any computer. Instruction includes basic image transfer, editing, and discussions regarding narrative structure. Students should have access to and basic familiarity with a digital camera and bring a jump drive.

To register for either class, call Virginia Museum of Fine Art Studio School, 804-367-0816.

TELL ME AGAIN, THE WORLD WILL BE BEAUTIFUL - Preview Reception & Artist Talk Thursday, September 30 6-8pm

TELL ME AGAIN, THE WORLD WILL BE BEAUTIFUL, a solo show of recent work by Alyssa C. Salomon, opens with a Preview Reception and Artist Talk Thursday, September 30, 2010, 6-8pm at Page Bond Gallery, 1625 West Main Street, Richmond VA, and continues through October 30. For more information visit and

Saturday, September 11, 2010